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 Events for Estrella Mtn 
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FIRE BAN INFORMATION
Effective
Tuesday, May 27, 2014 through Friday, August 29, 2014
Maricopa County's regional parks will initiate the annual fire ban. This includes banning the use of all
campfire, fire pits and charcoal grills; however, it is still acceptable to use gas/propane grills in designated areas such as the ramada areas, semi-developed and developed camping sites, and along the shoreline at Lake Pleasant Regional Park.
If the parks do not receive ample rain during the monsoon season, the Maricopa County Parks and Recreation Department
may extend the fire ban to protect the parks resources and ensure visitor safety. To learn more, click here.

TAKE A TOUR

Welcome to Estrella Mountain Regional Park. These 19,840 acres of desert and mountains became the first regional park in the Maricopa County Park System in 1954. Located near the meeting of the Gila and Agua Fria Rivers in the southwest Valley, the park includes a large wetland, or riparian, area. The majority of the park remains pristine desert, very similar in appearance to the landscape seen by the first settlers and explorers. The Sierra Estrella range, or Star Mountains, was once within the Mexican border, and remained so until the Gadsden Purchase in 1853. Today, many amenities are available to visitors, including the only grass picnic area (65-acres) in the Maricopa County Park System.


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PARK ADDRESS:
14805 W. Vineyard Ave.
Goodyear, AZ 85338

Phone: (623) 932-3811
Fax: (602) 372-8596

COMPETITIVE TRACK CLOSURE - 10/31 - 11/11

Due to NASCAR races held at PIR, the Estrella Mountain Park Competitive Track will be closed to public access 10/31 to 11/11/14. The park has 30-miles of trail in the main body of the park (access on Vineyard) that are excellent for bike riding, hiking, running, and horseback riding. We apologize for the inconvenience.



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FIRE ICON INFORMATION:
GREEN ICON: It is safe to burn a campfire in the park, unless the park has implemented a fire ban.
RED ICON
: Under no circumstances are fires allowed.
 

 

 

 

 

 

Park Hours
Sun-Thu: 6am-8pm
Fri-Sat: 6am-10pm
- 365 days a year 

Nature Center Hours
September - Mid-May
Sun - Sat: 8 am - 4 pm

Mid-May - August
Mon - Sat: 8 am - 3 pm
Sunday: Closed

Admin. Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 8 am - 4 pm

Estrella Mountain Regional Park
14805 West Vineyard Avenue
Goodyear, AZ 85338
Ph: 623-932-3811   Fax: 602-372-8596
estrellapark@mail.maricopa.gov
 
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